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left to right: Luke Graham, Jake Mitchell, Peyton Danner, Zontray Kendall. 2018 Delegates Chosen for Boys State
Arkansas Boys State is an immersive program in civics education designed for high school juniors. For over 75 years the week-long camp has shaped...


11th Annual PCCUA DeWitt Scholarship Recognition Luncheon
The 11th Annual PCCUA DeWitt Campus Scholarship Recognition Luncheon was held Thursday, April 5, 2017. The welcome was given by Carolyn Turner,...


Recent Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Facebook Post on Black...
You may have seen a recent Facebook post circulating about the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission hiring out Golden Martin Fly Poision company to...


Brennan Cherry showing off his painted face Arkansas Post National Memorial Hosts Easter Egg Hunt
Arkansas Post National Memorial, in partnership with the Friends of Arkansas Post National Memorial, was “hopping” on Sunday, April 1, 2018 during...


Arkansas County Women in Agriculture Hosts First Annual Meeting
It may be a shock to some because most of the time you see men working the fields and planting the seeds, but women fill many roles in agriculture....


Local Man Airlifted After Crashing into a Herd of Deer
Early Easter morning there was a serious motorcycle accident involving a deer.  Jeffery Thomas of DeWitt was heading south on Hwy 1 and as he was...


In the Know About the Black Flies
This year we are seeing a bumper crop of black flies, more commonly called buffalo gnats, in this area. Grant Beckwith, CEA-Ag and Staff Chair,...


Mitchell to Wed Bunch
Shane and Teresa Torix of Mena and Billy Mitchell of Little Rock would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter,...


Grand Prairie Quilt Society
The Grand Prairie Quilt Society met March 14 for their Sit 'n Sew at the Stuttgart Public Library with 8 members present.  Glenda opened the...


Prairie Angels 4-H Club Sponsor DeWitt Easter Egg Hunt
The DeWitt Easter Egg hunt was held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at the Arkansas County Fairgrounds. 175 people registered for the event, which was...


How Much Do You Know?
We at DeWitt Era-Enterprise have tons of photos from back in time! We will publish a few each week and we hope that you will be able to tell us...


5th Annual Almyra Community Easter Egg Hunt
The cool air and wind did not stop the community of Almyra from hosting a fun-filled afternoon on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Approximately 100...


Dr. Ralph Maxwell Says Goodbye to Arkansas County
Faculty and Staff of Ferguson Rural Health Clinic and DeWitt Hospital held a reception for Dr. Ralph Maxwell on Friday, March 16, 2018. Dr. Maxwell...


Midgett to Wed Wade
Mary E. Midgett and David L. Wade would like to announce their wedding that is being held on Sunday, April 8th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Charles...


Hometown Pharmacies at the Mercy of PBM
The convenience of small town pharmacies has benefited communities for years. DeWitt is blessed with two fantastic pharmacies, Tommy’s Rexall and Dean’s Pharmacy, that have...